A loan of $2,500 helped a member to buy stock merchandise for her store.

Nueva Esperanza Del Ejido Group's story

The group is called "LA NUEVA ESPERANZA DEL EJIDO", (The Ejido’s New Hope). They chose this name because the women had been working together and consider this loan as a new hope for the plans they have for their businesses.

They are located in the State of México. The group has 9 members. María Rocío is one of the members.

She is 49 years old and finished elementary school in her community. She is a Grocer in her locality and has a store. She has two children (a 19-year-old daughter and a 17-year-old son). She has sold groceries for several years now and is asking for a loan to purchase merchandise for her store. She wants to enhance her business to help her husband pay for her two children’s university expenses so that they will have a better opportunity to get ahead.

In this group: Marlen, Cristina, Maria Rocio, Ma Esther, Maria Eulalia, Elena, Raquel*, Vanessa, Leonila
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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